Rajasthan polls: BJP candidate promises of no police intervention in child marriages if voted to power

Shobha Chouhan has promised the people of her constituency that she would ensure child marriages are…

‘Neoliberalism has been a calamity:’ Mexico’s new president AMLO sworn in

Throughout his campaign, AMLO proposed a 50 percent reduction in the salaries for legislators a well…

Demonetisation was a ‘massive, draconian, monetary shock’, says former chief economic advisor

However, the former chief economic advisor, who quit his post in June, has not indicated whether…

Hate crimes in Canada rose by 47 per cent last year: Statscan

The Canadian Race Relations Foundation called the numbers a “warning against complacency and … a stark…

LDF wins two-third seats in local government bye-polls in Kerala

The Congress-led United Democratic Front bagged 12 seats, while the Bharatiya Janata Party secured two. The…

Ex-US President George HW Bush passes away

Bush's family hailed from a long line of U.S. aristocracy, a dynasty which spans politics, sports,…

UNESCO Adds Reggae Music to Global Cultural Heritage List

Reggae emerged in the late 1960s out of Jamaica's ska and rocksteady genres, also drawing influence…